Going, Going…Gone! Robots, Punt Guns & Iron Maidens on Discovery Channel

Auction Kings was one of the first shows I worked on when I first started in social media at Discovery Channel. Set at storied Georgia auction house, Gallery 63, Paul Brown and his crew get some pretty cool and pretty strange items coming in.  I always looked forward to finding out which wacky, nostalgic, one-of-a kind items the auctions would be featured that week. The subject line of my emails…

Discovery Channel Unearths Treasures on ‘Auction Kings’ & ‘Dirty Money’ Tuesday Night

With the Gallery 63 auction house overflowing with its eclectic collection of items, it’s time for another season of Discovery Channel’s Auction Kings. Paul Brown and the rest of his crew have hunted down some historical treasures in the past, including handwritten poem by Jim Morrison, letters signed by Thomas Edison regarding his employees’ work performances and a Cadillac once owned by Elvis Presley. While a lot of these items…

Rare Vampire-Killing Kits? Yep, ‘Auction Kings’ Has ‘Em

The team at Gallery 63 (one of the country’s most storied auction houses) is known for bizarre, high-end items — from jewel-encrusted gold pencils to softball-sized meteorites. Owner Paul Brown has made a name for himself as the go-to guy for bidders looking for the one-of-a-kind pieces that can only be found inside his doors. On Tuesday at 10pm ET/PT, Discovery Channel debuts an all-new series, Auction Kings, which gives…